Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Author Flipper, Henry Ossian, 1856-1940.
Title Black frontiersman : the memoirs of Henry O. Flipper, first Black graduate of West Point / compiled and edited with introduction and notes by Theodore D. Harris.
Imprint Fort Worth : Texas Christian University Press, [1997]

Author Flipper, Henry Ossian, 1856-1940.
Subject Flipper, Henry Ossian, 1856-1940.
Pioneers -- Southwest, New -- Biography.
African American pioneers -- Southwest, New -- Biography.
African American soldiers -- Southwest, New -- Biography.
African Americans -- Southwest, New -- Biography.
Military cadets -- New York (State) -- West Point -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Southwest, New.
Southwest, New -- Race relations.
Alt Name Harris, Theodore D.
Description 1 online resource (190 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-180) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Summary Flipper was the first black graduate from West Point and served in the Tenth Cavalry in Texas and Oklahoma before being dishonarbly discharged in 1882. He went on to be a mining engineer, surveyor, congressional aide, translator, and writer.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585033250 (electronic bk.)
9780585033259 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 42330055
Additional Format Print version: Flipper, Henry Ossian, 1856-1940. Black frontiersman. Fort Worth : Texas Christian University Press, ©1997 0875651712 (DLC) 96040449 (OCoLC)36138320

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team